Teemu Leppänen

Teemu Leppänen

D.Sc. (Tech.)

Computer Science and Engineering

52 peer reviewed publications in international journals. The publications have been cited 636 times, of which the most cited publication accounts for 200 citations. The author has a h-index of 12.00.


I am currently research scientist with the Center for Ubiquitous Computing. My research interests include Internet of Things edge computing and distributed AI (multi-agent systems and mobile agents, machine learning), focusing on energy efficiency and human-machine interactions. Another topic in my research is building real-world IoT infrastructures in urban environments. I was visiting research associate at the Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo, Japan in 2012-2013 and visiting research scientist at the University of Calabria, Italy, in 2019. I have authored over 40 peer-reviewed articles in journals, research books and international conferences, where I have received three best paper awards. I am a Senior Member of IEEE.


Professional and community activities

  • Senior Member of IEEE

Research groups

  • Center for Ubiquitous Computing


MEC-AI: Edge computing enhanced by artificial intelligence

Edge computing emerges as an increasingly important way to process data from networked devices and sensor networks into information that applicatio

Bayesian Trusted Edge Analytics - B-TEA

Strategic research project of the University of OuluFocus institute: Infotech Oulu